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>> terror at the finish. bombers target the boston marathon killing and maiming the crowd. >> there were some really, really bad injuries. >> runners down and just smoke and people up against the fences and just horrific. >> tonight, terrifying firsthand accounts and the fbi investigation into this act of terror. >> hello, everybody. >> i'm denise coke. >> it is confirmed three people are dead, 150 hurt in this unthinkable tragedy. we bring you the late breaking updates. the chaos for spectators on the ground. and kai jackson tells us about increased security in baltimore and across the state. shock waves going through our local running community tonight. first in boston. >> reporter: much of downtown boston remains shut down as police investigate a crime scene several blocks long, even hours after these blasts, they are going from trash can to trash can along the marathon route as well as the surrounding streets to make sure there are no more explosives. the first bomb went off just before 3:00 p.m. near the finish of the boston marathon sending smoke into the air and run
of the boston marathon. many people have been woundedment we do not have any confirmed reports of death although witnesses say that they believe that some of the people that they saw had been killed. we do not have confirmation of that area hospitals had been told to prepare for mass cash uments and certainly we have seen quite a number of people heading to hospital its. we do not know the cause of the expo-- explosions but we do have videotape of both of the explosions that have come not newsroom this is the immediate aftermath. you can see people near the blast site lying on the sidewalk, near the finish line, conscious but clearly wounded. we also have videotape of the two explosions themselves. let me show that to you one more time. this is the smoke clearing from the first explosion as the camera pans left you see its secretary explosion a block waya way. >> the boston police department is telling us now the two people have in fact been killed. and 22 people have been injured. in these twin explosions at the finish line of the boston marathon. this is official from the boston police departm
in watertown is related to what happened at the boston marathon on monday. it was just 5:00 today when the fbi released two photographs of the suspects they believe were involved in the boston marathon bombing. two young men, both of them carrying backpacks. both of them having ball caps on. and the fbi had the admonition to bring these people into custody. if you know them, give them a call. earlier there was a police officer shot and wounded at m.i.t. where he was shot and wounded and later died. shortly after that a carjacking happened in the cambridge area. then a massive shoot-out took place here in watertown. all of these somewhat connected on the same string of roads, but we don't know if all this activity is all connected to each individual event i just named or if any of it is connected to the boston marathon itself. we know the fbi joined into this investigation here in watertown to determine if there's a link between the two, and it certainly looks like by the increased activity we are seeing that there is more activity. jake? apparently we are going to be reporting on the activity.
of the boston marathon. >> it was horrible. >> the coordinated attack killing at least three people and injuring more than 140 others turning another american city into a target of terror. >> it's like a bomb explosion that we hear about in the news in baghdad. >> the attack prompting heightened security from coast to coast. >> any responsible groups will feel the full weight of justice. >> and also acts of kindness and heroism. >> we took care of the ones that we could and got them into the ambulances as soon as possible. >> this is the "cbs morning news" for tuesday, april 16th, 2013. >>> good morning. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. this morning it is still unclear who is responsible for the two bombs that exploded near the finish line of the boston marathon. at least three people were killed and one of the victims was an 8-year-old boy. more than 140 were injured. at least 17 of them are in critical condition. the first bomb exploded just before the finish line yesterday afternoon. about ten seconds later another bomb went off about 100 yards away up the racecourse. the explosions
of the boston marathon. there are new details on the investigation into the attack. we will have complete coverage coming up. it's tuesday, april 16th. it's 6:00 in the morning. i'm jessica kartalija in for don scott today. >>> let's take a look at temperatures. kind of overcast this morning. most certainly humid. a degree cooler than this time yesterday. morning clouds will break up. look for a pleasant afternoon. 68 on the way to the low 70s. >> now to sharon at wjz traffic control. >>> if you are about to head out on the main roads, two problems at this hour. that's a live look at one of them. that is 95 southbound at 895. we have an accident that is causing a minor delay there on 95 southbound still blocking one lane. meantime, if you are heading out on 295 in the northbound direction at powder mill an accident. there is a live look at the west side at i-70. still plenty of space in between the cars. now wjz has more on the stories you are talking about. >>> three people are confirmed dead this morning. 150 are hurt in an unthinkable tragedy at the boston marathon. susan may guiness i
area took part in the boston marathon. one was 63-year-old coach. he crossed the finish line just 30 minutes before the bombs went off. >> i was in a bus changing clothes when we heard the booms a few second apart and then the shock waves followed, and it felt very much like i was at home on 9/11, the shock wave felt just the same. i knew instantly it was a bomb. >> you heard him right. mr. wynn had a front row seat for 9/11 as well. a local principal who ran in the boston marathon quickly let his school in rockville know he was okay. andrew winter said he used his cell phone, a twitter account, even an automated phone message letting his school know he was unharmed after the blast. he also said he finished the race about a half an hour before the bombs went off. today, he kept on going around to his students saying, hey, i'm doing just fine. >> today, i was out on the front steps, you know, when the students came in, high-fiving and welcoming the students. they were, hey, so you're back, you know, you're okay. i'm like, yep, i'm fine. i'm here and just try to reinsure. no discussion
) >> at 11. terror strikes the streets of boston. two explosions near the finish line of the boston marathon. several people killed and nearly 150 others injured. there are new reports coming in. police are searching an apartment in a boston suburb. just five miles from downtown boston. and authorities have confirmed the search is connected to the boston marathon explosions. the f-b-i is leading the investigation. here is what we know right now. police say, at least three people were killed in the blasts -- one victim, an eight year old boy. more than 140 others were injured. the explosions were about a block apart - and happened within seconds of each other. some victims lost limbs, suffered broken bones, shrapnel wounds and ruptured eardrums. of those hurt, officials say, at least 15 are in critical condition. police have no suspects in custody. however, police are searching an apartment in a boston suburb. in connection to the deadly blasts. officials in washington say, there has been no immediate claim of responsibility -- but the attack is being treated as an act of terrorism. what's st
responsible groups will feel the full weight of justice. >> the boston marathon bombing spread of three dead, over 140 injured after a pair of bombs exploded near the finish line of the historic race. no arrests have been made, no one has claimed responsibility. we will go to boston for the latest. then we will look at somalia, where a least 30 people were killed in coordinated bombings on sunday. thene day i went to hospital. my mother was sick. i saw the hospital, how they were treating the doctors, how the heck committed to help the sick people. i admire them and decided to become a doctor. >> we will speak with dr. hawa abdi, author of the new book, "keeping hope alive: one woman: 90,000 lives changed." all of that and more coming up. this is "democracy now!,", the war and peace report. i'm amy goodman. at least three people are dead and 144 wounded, 17 of them critically, after two bombs exploded near the finish line of the boston marathon on monday. and 8-year-old boy is among the dead. the blast took place about 100 yards apart in the heart of downtown boston. most of
confirmed there is an explosion near the boston marathon finish line, they are unsure the number of injured. you see some workers pulling journeys through. this is the only picture we have right now, and basically i am guessing, that is the finish line, a reporter for channel two, i know that is the finish line because i have covered the finish line quite a few times. we are hearing there is some sort of an explosion boston police have confirmed it. we are waiting to more on this but we don't know how many people have been injured. two explosions have resulted in injuries, bloodied spectators being carried to the medical tent. this is at least some good news, a medical tent for everybody who comes off and are not feeling well, so all of the medical become needed is right there. marathon workers carrying one woman who did not appear to be a runner to the medical area as was gushed from her leg. explosions. yes, boylston street, right for the marathon passes under. as we get more information, we will post you on this. lauren simonetti, we have crashed through the ceiling for the lows of the s
starts now. >> devastation this morning at the boston marathon three people are killed. more than 140 are injured and bombings at the finish line of the boston marathon. >> good morning i am james fletcher. >> good morning there are multiple blocks that are completely blocked off the streets often bill would swat teams that are passing by. all of this one sign of the enormity of what happened when to explosion at yesterday's set off a national reaction. >> to the deadly explosion put an abrupt stop to it treasure boston tradition. >> we are about 15 ft. of the finishing line and a tremendous explosion sounded like a bomb went off next to me. my whole body and legs started to shake around. >> there were scores of inteinjured and doctors were forced to perform amputations. >> experts say ball bearings found in victims' bodies suggested the bombs were designed with scattered shrapnel. there have not determined whether the threat was form or domestic. >> this cowardly act must be taken in stride. we will turn every rock over to find people who are responsible for this. >> monday evening p
,000 runners ran the boston marathon this morning. many of them from right here in the bay area. kpix 5 mike sugerman spoke to some of the local runners in the aftermath of the explosion. mike? >> reporter: 23,000 participants and half a million in the stands. the average time is about 3.5 hours for the people that run the boston marathon. and so it was really more dangerous for those who were watching than running. the bay area people were doing both. dozens of runners from the bay area and northern california, traditionally traveled back to run the boston marathon. it was the first and they will never forget it. >> obviously they need to do something on these shots or something like that. >> reporter: and he is an elite runner, finishing 9th at 2 hours and 14 minutes. he was still in the area and went back to his hotel and he is still there. >> we're at the hotel room right now, and they could not go anywhere for them to wait. and that you can see it on whether or not they needed it. >> the entire area was locked down. and he had just
bombs explode causing carnage near the finish line of the boston marathon. over 130 wounded and at least three dead including an eight-year-old. we are live with the details. >>> with law enforcement on high alert the unfolding investigation about who did it and why. >>> and in a scene that turned average citizens into first responders, the story of a bright spring day that ended in heart break and heroism. a special edition of >>> from boston, this is a special edition of "nightline," terror at the boston marathon with terry moran. >> good evening and thanks for joining us tonight from boston. a city reeling tonight in shock and sadness, really. we are just a few blocks away just down there from what was the finish line of the boston marathon. and in most years on this night these streets the heart of downtown boston would be humming with activity packed with people celebrating the achievement of the runners their loved ones coming from all over the world to support them. but tonight these streets are frozen in time when two bombs went off at the finish line, wounding more than 140, kil
. for the last few hours we' >> this is abc 7 breaking news. >> chaos at the boston marathon. at least two people were dead this hour, dozens more hurt after a pair bombs detonated at the finish line of that historic race. we are getting word now of another incident in the boston area that may or may not be related to the other explosions. >> this took place at the kennedy library at harvard university. we are now told it is probably fire related and a coincidence. we have team coverage on all angles of the story. let's go to jay korff in our newsroom for the latest. >> within a span of 10-15 seconds, one of the most popular sporting events in the nation turns into a scene of horror when two bombs went off. >> new video of the original explosion. it is just coming up. >> law enforcement officials say to back-to-back explosions near the finish line of the boston marathon set off at about 2:50 p.m.. dozens were injured and at least two were killed. the injuries are horrific. severed limbs, children with burns, the kind of injuries you see in a war zone. lacerations, amputees, a lot of shrapnel. >>
's past. >> a week after the boston marathon attack, a suspect is dead and the other is in the hospital. the search for answers continued. law enforcement officials tell abc7 news the 19-year-old suspect dzhokhar tsarnaev is awake but unable to speak because of a neck authorities that could be self inflicted. dzhokhar tsarnaev is in answering some questions in writing. authorities asked about potential accomplices and unexploded bombs. >> i am not convinced they were planning more attacks. we have to be vigilant. >> police captured him after a dramatic end to the manhunt the broader investigation has focused on his older brother, 26-year-old who died in a shootout with police. last year he traveled overseas to russia and chechnya and linked to jihad videos online. some wonder why he fell ofhei. y questioned him two years ago. >> he got off the radar and traveled to the most dangerous parts of the world. >>the bombings left three dead and dogs injured. many are still in the hospital recovering. >> boston remembered the victims yesterday and prayed for healing. >> forgiveness does not mea
: and national security alert as terrorist target the boston marathon. the force of the blast could knock down one of the runners as he neared the finish line. the two bombs about 75 yds apart. >> everyone started to scramble. >> pam: pam police worry that more bombs may go off. hours after that explosion details after the attack still coming in. here again is what we know now. pool boston police have confirmed that two people have been killed one of them reportedly in a year-old boy. more than hundred and 30 people have been hurt and that number continues to climb. some of the injuries are serious others critical. no one has been arrested although, we are understanding what congress meant one congressman said a person is being questioned at this time. they are classified as a terrorist attack although it is not clear whether the people responsible are from foreign or domestic. >> a boston globe employees with shooting video of people crossing the finish line when this explosion happened. we want to warn you some of these are very graphic images. you can see and actually hear this first explos
>> good afternoon, everyone. i'm sarah caldwell. as we talk about the boston marathon bombings, there is no doubt the bunning festival will be the most tighten security in the next few months. baltimore officials say they are already planning to increase security measures. >> there's a lot of coming and going as we are setting up the event. our finish line area will be the focal -- focal point of what we try to control and what we need to pay attention to. >> tighten security is already in place for maryland. the stadium authority is partnering with homeland security to make camden yards as safe as possible during tonight's orioles game. we have the latest on the plan in place. >> people will see increased security at camden yards tonight. and everyone my notice extra security on public transportation and around town today. >> the orioles started a nine- game run tonight at camden yards. the game will be baltimore's biggest public gathering to follow the boston marathon. some security measures will be obvious, but some will also be going on behind the scenes. 11 news has also l
terror at the finish line of the boston marathon. it at least three dead and than 100 hertz and oboe is vowing to hunt down the people responsible. >> make no mistake, we will find out to did this and why they did this. captioned by the national captioning institute in hd, this is abc 7 news at 11:00, on your side. the terror did not stop at the first explosion as you will see in this video. there was a second explosion steps away. , thehree people have died youngest was eight years old. more than 100 were hurt in the blast. police said the fbi will lead the investigation. there are no suspects. we have team coverage for you in the aftermath. from security changes to the first-person accounts of the tragedy, we we will have it all for you. let's start where it started. >> i can tell view there is an eerie feeling in boston tonight. we were driving through the streets a long time ago. not a lot of people are out. a lot of people are inside this evening. i want to show you where i am. it was a few blocks that play on boylston street where the bombs went off.
targeting runners in the boston marathon. >> explosion's tearing through crowds at the finish line. >> this heightened security in the bay area as president obama promises to bring those responsible to justice >> we will find out who did this we will find out why they did this. >> pam: a city in shock, a treasured tradition now tarnished by images of death and destruction. we're still learning the details about today's bombing at the boston marathon. two bombs exploded within seconds of each other, about 75 yds apart. right now, the death toll stands at three, but it could go higher. some of the more than 140 injured victims are not expected to survive. no arrests and no one has claimed responsibility. there is one report that a person in interest is being questioned by f. doris. police say, the attack could have even been more deadly. they found several devices that bill to go off. u.s. navy bomber crews are on the scene. national guard troops have set up a command post on the boston,. boston police have with a grant >> pam have dramatic video showing the first explosion right the
of >>> from boston, this is a special edition of "nightline," terror at the boston marathon with terry moran. >> good evening and thanks for joining us tonight from boston. a city reeling tonight in shock and sadness, really. we are just a few blocks away just down there from what was the finish line of the boston marathon. that magnificent sporting event. and in most years on this night these streets the heart of downtown boston would be humming with activity packed with people celebrating the achievement of the runners. their loved ones coming from all over the world to support them. but tonight these streets are frozen in time that moment this afternoon when two bombs went off at the finish line. wounding more than 140, killing three, at least. including an 8-year-old. and tonight, the investigation is in full swing. the fbi is in charge. they are pursuing all leads, all of this, this grim day, a reminder of our country's constant vulnerability to sudden and murderous attack. the 117th boston marathon, one of the world's great sporting events. more than 23,000 started the race. half a mil
possible. . >>> terror at the boston marathon. the fbi just wrapping up a news conference. we watched it live. we'll bring you the very latest updates. >> reporter: we're live near san jose where we just learned that vandals broke into a pga substation where now there is a leak. we'll tell you exactly how it happened next. >>> tragedy overnight from san jose. two deadly fires and a child is among the victims. >>> trouble on the peninsula. southbound 101. a truck has spilled tons of scrap metal, making for a very messy peninsula commute. "mornings on 2" starts now. >>> well, good morning. welcome to "mornings on 2." i'm dave clark. >> i'm pam cook. tori campbell has the morning off. it's tuesday, april 16th. >>> we begin with our developing news we've been following all morning. the fbi just wrapping up a news conference on the deadly bombings of the boston marathon. ktvu's alex savidge has been monitoring this conference with us in this newsroom and joins us now with the updates. >> reporter: well, good morning. the fbi did confirm a short time ago that a number of people have been qu
-to-door looking for a man who fits the description of boston marathon bombing suspect number two. that is the man seen wearing the white cap in the photos you have been looking at. listen. >> what we are looking for right now is a suspect consistent with the description of suspect number two, the white-capped individual who was involved in monday's bombing of the boston marathon. >> they have also revealed that suspect number one is dead. you may know him as the man wearing the black hat in the photos. this is a warning, people near watertown, massachusetts, eight miles outside of boston, are told to stay inside. do not answer the door unless the people at the door can clearly identify themselves as law enforcement officials. this mayhem unfolded overnight starting with a shooting on the campus of the massachusetts institute of technology in cambridge. that's one mile from where we are standing right now at the scene of the boston marathon attack. >> an officer who was killed on the campus of m.i.t. was killed a short time later, a carjacking took place and a police chase took place after that wi
bomb blast off at the boston marathon. they are reviewing videos and-stashed like this one from a runner to jennifer tracy--who captured the first blast near the finish line. if you can see that she was running the marathon and you could hear just all-out bulls blast were. >> the boston marathon is a 117 year-old tradition, and it was halted yesterday when two bombs went off near the finish line. at least three people have died and more than 140 people were injured. emily schmidt is live in boston with the very latest. >> this was just a tremendous explosion perry ed shock waves hit my body and my legs started to jitter. >> the doctor stated that they were forced to perform a lot of amputations. it was so many people coming in with so many injuries. >> experts say that all parents were found in some of the victims. >> this cowardly act will not be taken lightly. we will turn every rock over to find a person that is responsible for this. >> monday evening president obama advised people not to jump to conclusions. if we will say a prayer for the people in boston. me and michelle
during the boston marathon is at full speed. randall pinkton is in boston with more information. >> reporter: still no arrest, no one claiming responsibility for the deadly bombing at the boston marathon that occurred about six blocks behind me. right now investigators say they are combing through hours of video frame by frame looking for the person who planted the explosive devices. the area around the finish line of the boston marathon is what police call the most complex crime scene in the city's history. >> any time bombs are used to target innocent civilians, it is an act of terror. >> reporter: investigators continue to collect and process evidence, including bomb fragments and cell phone videos and photos. mourners have been placing flowers at the scene. investigators denied reports that several unexploded bombs were found in the area. >> we only had two devices that we're aware of. both of those devices were the ones that were involved in the damage and in the explosives incident. >> reporter: three people were killed and more than 175 others were injured in the two blas
the boston marathon. officials will go back to comb through everything they've seen and everything they've heard and everything observe that night to see if there were clues there that may missed. and also pierre thomas, we have just a few minutes now before the president comes forward. no one has stepped forward to take any kind of responsibility for this so far, but as you just reported moments ago, officials may be wanting to interview what they describe as someone who could be a person of interest at a hospital near the scene. >> talk to everyone who is in a position to know anything useful. this person, for some reason, caught their attention. they want to talk to this person. they are not describing, at least not to me, this person as a suspect just yet. i have a particular source who's trying to reach out to this hospital, to law enforcement there, to get more information. george, i should say that, you know, in the wake of 9/11, in the last few years, there's been no shortage of people that the federal government has charged with wanting to blow up things and kill people and har
>>> terror at the boston marathon from celebration to chaos. >> terror strikes america's oldest show of competitive spirit, a deadly display of hate which turned scenes of joy into visions of war. >> we saw the first bomb go off. people -- i'm sorry -- in the streets. >> i saw one guy with his legs gone at the knees and some ankles and feet missing. >> this morning a vow to catch the killer and the nation's highest office. >> any responsible individuals, any responsible groups will feel the full weight of justice. >> it is tuesday, april 16th. >>> and good morning. the city of boston is waking up to face its new reality as a target of terror. in a heartbeat the big city event with the small town family feel went up in smoke. shattered by two explosions. >> here is what we know. three are dead, 150 are injured many seriously and investigators are scrambling for answers. >> abc's tahman bradley joins us from boston with the latest. good morning, tahman. >> reporter: good morning, diana, good morning, john. it is a difficult morning here in boston. one of many difficult mornings to
.m. in the east. we begin with this. new developments in the boston marathon bombings. chilling photos just released. they show the remains of one of the explosive devices. wir wires, we're also seeing a battery and bits and pieces of what looks to be a circuit board. reuters saying the government official who did not want to be identified shared these photos along with these images of a mangled pressure cooker. as we look at the different photos, one appears to be a cluster, you see tiny bbs likely fused together and shot out after the heat of this blast. the fbi saying the second bomb was also in some sort of metal container. >> all those doctors saying they were finding the bbs and nails in the patients they were treating. >>> and word that boston area hospitals released at least 100 of the 183 people injured in monday's attack. we're learning more about the third person killed, identified as a chinese grad student studying at boston university. we are respecting her family's wishes. we are not releasing her name at this time. we're following every new development in the boston marathon
following the horrific explosions at the boston marathon. the latest at this hour at least three people dead. more than 130 injured. after two blasts went off just seconds apart at the end of the race. right now the f.b.i. is taking the lead in the case and treating the attack as a terror investigation. however they say it's still unknown whether the attack was foreign or domestic. let's turn to maureen. >> we're learning more tonight about the victims their injuries and exactly what type of daevic was used to unleash this carnage on innocent bystanders and runners at the boston marathon. >> some blasts rocking a usually festive day in boston. runners going from running to the finish line to running for safety after two massive explosions at crowded cope lee hall just before 3:00 p.m. -- >> everybody ran in and tore down those fences and jumped in and helped the people. it was unbelievable. >> an 8-year-old boy is among one of the three people killed. 141 are injured, eight critically. the hurt includes children with severe trauma and other victims with all take shins and severe burns. most
dead at the finish line bombing of the boston marathon. just a time check -- 6:00 to eastern and we are told to expect the president in the briefing room at the white house under eight minutes from now. we will of course carry his it's part of the grisly nature of the job of president, sending men and women into battle in getting the worst news first. we remember the president's remarks on the day of newtown and the president has a sad task today, with great widespread injury in boston. it usually the happiest day of the calendar in boston, the running of the boston marathon. the red sox played earlier today and instead, a virtually 15 block area in central boston is now locked down except public safety officials. it is now a crime scene. this was the first photo we saw this afternoon on social media indicating to us -- we got first word of this of the atwitter that there had been a blast along the route of the marathon. then we saw the first photo showing a plume of smoke in the background and an orange flash. we later learned as we learned the grisly aftereffect, the reason we're
is not, not a suspect. we are just two blocks from this patriots day attack, boston, the boston marathon, will never be the same. a massacre at the boston marathon, first one explosion then just yards away, and moments later, a second. blood stained the pavement, shrapnel ripped through bodies. >> so terrifying, so scary and so loud. >> reporter: there was a medical tent already set up near the boston marathon finish line and witnesses describe victims dragged to it with their arms and legs sheered off. >> i run over and there is body parts. >> reporter: parents tried to shield their children, a boy, 8 was among the dead. >> multiple people gone here. >> i am praying for all of them we are all trying to put pressure on all the wounds, tourniquets whatever we could do it was chaos. >> reporter: police directed runners away from the chaos they ordered everyone to steer clear of trash cans, and police methodically looked for more explosive devices among the abandoned backpacks. >> need more ambulances down to this location okay. >> yes, sir they have been notified they are on the way. every
. >>> the surviving suspect in the boston marathon bombing is behind bars. federal officials took him out of hospital and put him in prison. dzhokhar tsarnaev is recovering from throat wounds. he's admitted he and his brother tamerlan let off two bombs near the finish line of the boston marathon. and he told investigators they planned to take explosives to new york and set them off in times square. health officials say the bombings killed 3 people and wounded more than 260. >>> business people are being advised to leave a business complex in north korea. it's been effectively closed since earlier this month. and north korea is refusing to talk about reopening it. >> translator: our nationals remaining in the kaesong industrial zone are experiencing greater difficulties due to the north's unjust actions. so the government has come to the unavoidable decision to bring back all remaining personnel in order to protect them. >> north korea stopped allowing south korean workers to return to the facilities on april 3rd. on april 9th, authorities in pyongyang pulled out the more than 50,000 north koreans who
is what is expected from a war zone. >> the boston marathon one of the world's if not the most prestigious marathon. more than 23,000 started the race. at the time of explosions, 17,000 crossed the finish line. one was 33-year-old rebecca roche from there in boston. >> i had a bad feeling when i saw the smoke. and after hearing the noise, hearing the second one. it is the boston marathon. one of the world's marathons. at the finish line. i suspected it was terrorism. there was a moment of -- what should have been joy and turned it into panic. and just heartwrenching fear of the worst. >> roche ran the race with the word mom and dad on her legs. her mother and friend were badly injured. she told terry moran she feels guilty, if she wasn't running they wouldn't have been hurt. >> president obama is vowing those responsible for the bombing will feel the full weight of justice. and the commander-in-chief promised all federal resources at hand. >> i have also spoken with governor patrick and mayor menino and made it clear they have every single federal resource necessary to care for victims and
>> this week, both weekly addresses focused on the boston marathon bombings. first president obama, then the republican address by senator tim scott of south carolina. on monday, an act of terror killed and injured people at the boston marathon. but americans refused to be terrorized. ultimately that's what we'll remember from this week. the stories of heroism and kindness, resolve and resilience, generosity and love. the brave first responders, police officers and firefighters, the e.m.t.'s and national guard, who ran toward danger to help their fellow citizens. the race volunteers, spectators and exhausted runners who rushed to help, including troops and veterans who never expected to see such scenes on the streets of america. the determined doctors and nurses at some of the world's best hospitals who toiled day and night to save so many lives. the big hearted people of boston. residents, priests, shopkeepers, who carried victims in their arms and delivered water and blankets, lined up to give blood, opened their homes up to total strangers. and the heroic federal agents and poli
at the boston marathon, killing three individuals and maiming dozens of other individuals. this evening, the fbi, law enforcement here in boston massachusetts released new photographs, images of two individual suspects wanted for questioning. they're presumed armed and extremely dangerous. those who see them are asked not to try to apprehend them or approach them. two new photographs were now released by the fbi. you're looking at those now. the individuals wanted for questioning appear to be young men, one wearing a white hat, one wearing a black hat. even more photographs. here are still newer photographs just released in the last 15 minutes or so by the fbi. you see the two individuals standing next to each other in the top photograph and there is another photograph of the young man in the white hat wanted for questioning in these terrorist attacks. these were just released in the last few minutes. interestingly, in the middle of the night bit fbi. to recap about tonight's activities. at roughly 10:00 or so this evening on the campus of the massachusetts institute of technology, a prestigious
have some breaking news. we just got word -- it's boston marathon day and we just got word of not one but two explosions near the finish line of the boston marathon. these are live pictures, i assume from fox news boston, fox 26 up there, but it just happened while we were discussing this last story. our station there -- i said -- i meant fox 25, my fox boston. two explosions, and their reporter, maria, is reporting she saw the smoke at the finish line at it happened. strangely so far we're not getting much out of boston on this. jonathan hunt has been reading up and getting more information while arthur and i were talking. this is disturbing. >> one of the initial reports says the two explosions came from inside the fairmont plaza hotel. i'm not sure which of those building it is there. i'm just looking at's live blogging of this here. there is one report of injuries. i've not heard that anywhere else. but some ambulances are said to be on the way down there. i'm not sure if we can make them out in that picture. clearly this developing very quickly. >> shepard: we're getti
. the boston marathon attack is the first successful bombing in the u.s. since the september 11th, 2001 attacks. now the full weight of the u.s. government is behind the search behind who is responsible. authorities this morning are poring over this dramatic video from the finish line for clues. bomb technicians are studying burn marks on bricks and concrete and at hospitals doctors are collecting pieces of shrapnel blasted into bodies. >> and look at the components of the bomb. it will tell them is this somebody that puts this together over the internet or is this a bombmaker. >> reporter: officials believe these were two small and portable devices, possibly hidden in a backpack. one working theory, they were remotely debt anywayed by a cell phone. >> but right now it has all the indicators and every aspect of being al qaeda or al qaeda affiliated attack. >> reporter: so far there are no suspects. though officials are tracking multiple persons of interest including a young man of middle eastern descent being treated at a local hospital. >> we're okay. >> reporter: at the white house president
of the boston marathon, on boylston street, right there by the finish line, one bomb separate from the the other by about two blocks. the finish line there at the bottom of the screen, that was the first explosion. 15 seconds later, the second explosion. about two blocks up boylston street. boston police say they recovered a third bomb, unexploded, and defused that. the police have said that two were killed, but we are given to understand that a number of people were in critical condition in the various hospitals, and, therefore, the number of people killed, unfortunately, is very likely to increase as the evening wears on. we have from our count at the hospitals around boston about 53 people who are being treated in emergency rooms, some of them in critical condition. some of them have suffered traumatic amputation of limbs in these twin blasts. there was an earlier report from the boston police that there was another explosion at the john f. kt library. we have now cleared up that. there was no explosion at the john f. kennedy library, at least not a bomb there. apparently there was a fire tha
.m. >>> an acts of terror rips threw the boston marathon and has americans on high alert. >>> i am julie haener. >> and i am frank somerville. >> a press conference wrapped up in boston with new information and the headline is a third person died, 130 injured. we are now in our 6th hour of continuing coverage. we are speaking to residents impacted by this tragedy. we begin with ktvu's eric rasmussen who is in the news room, covering the bombings since shortly after noon about an explosion near the boston marathon. >> reporter: you want to talk headlines, another one is the fbi has now taken over the lead in this investigation. there are reports from emergency rooms in boston tonight that doctors have pulled ball bearings from some of the victims and tonight we have video showing a photographer's view standing right there at the finish line. seconds later there was a second blast. thousands of people crowded into that area near the finish line on boylston street. that was before 3:00 p.m. boston time this afternoon. we have learned an 8-year-old boy is one of the three confirmed dead. children's
on the boston marathon, a picture of what exactly happened has become clear. while the why and the who remain uncertain. here's president obama who will travel to boston on thursday, updating the nation, earlier today. >> obama: this was a heinous and cowardly act. and given what we now know about what took place the fbi is investigating it as an act of terrorism. what we don't yet know, however is who carried out this attack or why whether it was planned and executed by a terrorist organization, foreign or domestic or was the act of a malevolent individual. >> john: what we do know is that around 2:50 p.m. yesterday two bombs exploded within 15 second and 500 feet of each other near the end of the boston marathon killing three people and injuring an additional 176. the bombs were reportedly built inside six liter pressure cook ers. they were packed with ball bearings nails and black powder to maximize harm to those nearby. now, earlier accounts of at least two additional device being discovered in boston were not accurate. pictures just released by whdh in boston, sent to the fbi purport to
of the boston marathon. 673 boilston street. police say police, fire and ems are responding. nbc has spoken with william ritter. he's the former director of operations for the romney campaign, now a current spokesman for senate candidate gabriel gomez. he told nbc he was near the finish line of the boston marathon at the time. he heard what sounded like two explosions. he said that he saw smoke rising from the north side of the boston public library. that's right there in coply square where the race ends. they cordened off the finish line, he told nbc. he was standing there. police are not allowing people to move as you can see from the pictures. the operations there have all stopped down. at this point we've heard of no reports of injuries. but, again, it appears that there were two explosions, boston police are confirming there was a major incident somewhere near the finish line of the boston marathon today. >> certainly, bertha, as these pictures broadcast all around on all of the networks, this market is reacting to it. one trader just coming over saying, look, we live in a terrorist wo
>>> breaking news in the boston marathon bombing case, a huge break after a long night of explosions and deadly gunfire in a city just outside of boston. we have king coverage just ahead. >>> complete bay area news coverage starts right now. is this ktvu mornings on 2. >>> good morning to you. welcome to mornings on 2 i'm dave clark. >> good morning i'm pam cook. it is friday april 19th. tori campbell has the day off. >> we begin our team coverage with that breaking news in the boston marathon bombing case. one suspect is dead and a massive man hunt is underway right now for the second suspect. look at the pictures, all of this happening in the city of watertown just outside of boston. ktvu's claudine wong has been on this story reporting the late breaking developments since 4:30 this morning. you're back in our newsroom with more on the man hunt and those suspects. >> reporter: we're getting so much information into our newsroom from the scene and about those suspects as we continue to investigate the people behind or the people accused of this boston marathon. the foc
right there in the back bay of boston where the boston marathon, always a joyous, joyous occasion, one to be revered, has, just now become victim to what we know all too well here in new york city. and that is explosions. again we don't know yet if it is terrorism. you made the great point, adam. there is homegrown terrorism. timothy mcveigh and oklahoma city. adam: the bombing during the olympics. liz: we're not casting aspersions. when you have a "boston herald" reporter who was running the marathon and saw something come and explode out of a trashcan, you just don't know. adam: at this point the latest casualty list we've been hearing, they said three people are indeed dead. several people have been injured. some of the wound are quite horrific. severed limbs. a great deal of blood from the explosions. we're told two confirmed explosions. there is the report list mentioned there might have been a third device found that was not exploded. on a day, us being a business network, you can't ignore this kind of event, nor, do you want to trivialize what is unfolding in the great city of b
, the eyes of the nation are on boston, massachusetts, after a pair of explosions rocked the boston marathon. just over an hour ago, a ball of flames erupted from the side of the street in an area known as copley square. a second blast was felt just a short time later. the street was lined with spectators as the runners passed. a terrifying spectacle in the middle of an event that brings out the entire city. security is being beefed up all over boston. we have reports of counterterrorism crews visiting local landmarks. of course president obama has been notified, the white house saying he's in touch with local authorities. one witness said the scene was absolute chaos. >> we just saw the runners stop running. they were blocked, and we just heard a lot of sirens and just people were kind of frantic. so we knew that it was a bad situation. we had to get out of there. >> at this moment, we do not know what caused the explosions. we do not know whether there were explosives and if there were we don't know if there are more out there somewhere. the boston marathon put out a statement referring to
from the boston marathon bombings. workers volunteered their time and donated the money. the fundraiser was to raise money. he was waiting for his mother to finish the bombings. we speak to his father. >> he is under sedation. he has a breathing tube in and erin is scheduled to undergo an operation today and is expected to make a full recovery. he will be back in time for his 12th birthday. >>> and they are putting together a special vigil run, it will be three miles long, one mile for each victim. then they will have a candle light vigil and those who are asked to participate are being asked to wear the colors of the boston marathon. and we will have continuing coverage and we will have a live report from the area of the investigation and at 4:52 we will look at how security is changes as a result of the explosions. >>> two children who escaped juvenile hall at woodside avenue in twin peeks neighborhood, the two juveniles escaped 10:00 p.m. they don't know their ages or why they were incarcerated in the first place. >>> they are looking into legislation for gun buyers. supporters will
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